Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla gave the assurance when he granted in audience the Leadership and members of Igbo Community residing in Adamawa state who paid him a solidarity visit at Government House, Yola.
Governor Muhammed Jibrilla said the Igbos in Adamawa state are bonified citizens like any other person living in the state, explaining that his Government will not condone any sentiment or sectionality while discharging his responsibility ad a Governor, saying that "As a Leader you have to carry every body alone ".
The Governor also stated that Adamawa is very stable and calm and called on the Igbos to utilise the festive period of Christmas to live in peace and harmony with One another so as to move the state forward.
He also appealed to the Igbo community to support President Muhammadu Buhari in order to continue with his good works for the nation .
In a remarks, the Honourable Commissioner Ministry of Information and Strategy, Comrade Ahmad Ibrahim Sajoh explained that Igbo people were part and percel of Adamawa citizens in terms of development and peaceful coexistence, pointing out that they have every right to stay and conduct their businesses like any other Adamawa Indigenes.
According to Comrade Ahmad Sajoh, Government will continue to support the Igbos in their businesses so as to ensure the progress and development of the state.
He however said that Adamawa state is a home for every law abiding citizens who have the interest of the state at heart and will be able to live in peace and harmony with One another.
Earlier in his address, the Leader of Igbo Community in Adamawa Igwe Solomon Ebis Eze ndi Igbo II said they were at Government House Yola to show their appreciation and satisfaction over the great and tremendous efforts being made during the trial period of Igbos living in Northern Nigeria.
The Leader of the Igbo Community in Adamawa stated that they have passed a vote of confidence on Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla and members of his cabinet and also confered the title of "" OSISIOMA ""meaning the Good Trees bear Good Fruits on Governor Muhammed Jibrilla in veiw of his unprecedented and uncountable development brought to Adamawa state in terms of Road infrastructure, provision of social amenities and the declaration of the state of emergency on Education and Health sectors.
Igwe Solomon Ebis also assured that the Governor would get the total support and cooperation of the Igbos in 2017 general election, saying that all Igbo votes are intact and are ready surrender to Governor Jibrilla for the progress and development of Adamawa state.